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My husband had 3 moles removed by a dermatologist n we got a call back in 2days stating now needs surgery cuz they 're in a change mode. Surg in 4 wks!
Second opinion: In many cases, seeking a second opinion is not only warranted, but necessary. Unless your disease is life threatening and requires emergency care, it is never a bad idea to seek a second opinion. Getting a second opinion helps you feel more confident about your diagnosis and treatment plan. Hope it helps. ...Read more
Mri-broad disc bulge L5s1 modic changes (?) touching S1 nerve no obvious compression. Pain left buttock radiating to leg worse in calf, ankle for 8wks.
What's the naturally alternative of cannibas and hash, for changing mind mode or calming down and not alcohol?
Meditation: Try something already in your body. Try a form of meditation. ...Read more
Chromosomal: Edwards syndrome is usually due to trisomy 18 (extra copy of chromosome #18) that is an accidental occurrence with low recurrence risk (<1%) to the parents. Occasionally a translocation is found and the parents need testing to see if they have a balanced translocation (no symptoms) with higher recurrence risk. ...Read more
While U drop Wt: By definition when you r forcing the body to burn fat & not allowing your body to get energy from the food u eat, u r n starv mode. As long as the intake is healthy and the body burns fat instead of muscle u are in good shape. The 2 words have gotten a bad wrap because of the useless fad diets people use to drop weight, & end up burning muscle. The key is to use medicine to help in wt loss. ...Read more
Sporadic event: The preparation of an egg for fertilization includes reducing all the chromosomes (22 regular pairs + a sex chm pair) from pairs to singles. The sperm then brings a single 1-22 regular +a sex chromosome. If the egg has a pair of 18 chms, then when the sperm adds the single 18 there is 3, this creates the chms imbalance in every skin cell of the fetus & results in the defects of edward syndrome. ...Read more
Evolutions Slowdown: When you drop your average daily intake below the level of your resting metab rate the avg is 14 days until starvation mode kicks in. The first seven u will feel hungry and tired, & u drop weight. But this is a good way for body to try and conserve fat. The next 7 days the body usually holds onto the fat (starvation mode)& even though u do the same as 1st wk much less is lost, 3rd wk it evens out. ...Read more
Loss of muscle: Starvation mode is restricting calories so much (eating less all day or just 1x/day) that your body thinks the famine is coming. To protect itself and have enough energy for the day, it starts to break down muscle, not fat. Loss of muscle mass equates to more fat and a return of the weight. Weight loss is most effective when you lose only fat, not muscle. ...Read more
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What makes you think you have problem absorbing vitamins? Unless you have unintended weight loss, it is unlikely that you problem with absorption. If you have any symptoms, it would help to know those.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more
Walk vs bike: Both are great. Choose your time to destination: obviously biking can cover ground more quickly. Walking is a less expensive sport. ...Read more
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Starvation: go to Wikipedia and read about the Minnesota expreimets and then read Ancel Keys The Biology of Human Starvation. ...Read more
Why are you going into starvation mode?
There are some clergy that request no food for 24 hours but not longer than that.
If you get week or queasy start eating! ...Read more
Lower intensity: To maintain weight, get your resting metabolism rate tested. It tells you how many calories you need to maintain your weight. Exercise is good but for many, intense exercise causes hunger followed by too much food. Do more fat burning lower intensity exercise and weight training with lower weights but more repetitions to help maintain weight and muscle mass. Don't forget to drink water. ...Read more
As long as you're not flying, then no, it's not bad in any way.
If you are flying, well that would change things and could very well upset your flight attendant. ...Read more
?: I'm not sure I understand the question; however, no absolute size cutoff establishes "end stage" lymphoma. Lymphomas are often seen that have very large lymph nodes. That might be an adverse prognostic factor (staging: x = bulky) but doesn't necessarily mean end stage. What is important are lymphoma type, prognostic factors, and response to treatment. ...Read more
How was the wt lost?: Did you find out if there was a medical reason you gain wt? This is very important. Need to see a wt mngt med doctor. If it was a matter of eating incorrectly & not exercising, then the way to come out of starvation mode is to slowly reintroduce food over 4-6 wks. Continue to exercise 4/7 days min. Drink 64 ozs h2o. Weigh daily and keep track of intake total, when wt is stable you will be there. ...Read more
It happens by itself: True labor will happen by itself, at the right time when the baby is full term. Either the contractions will start up and get stronger and stronger, and closer and closer in time; or the woman will be seeing her ob-gyn for the regular appointment. The website has a full explanation: http://www. Babies. Sutterhealth. Org/laboranddelivery/labor/ld_lbr-begins. Html. ...Read more
Don't worry it WILL: Catch up with you. You are likely going to catabolize your muscle. Muscle burns significant amounts of calories. Aiming to starve is not healthy. ...Read more
I can't sleep until 12am every night and didn't wake up till 8am how can I make my sleep routine into a good mode?
Quiet hour: Devote a quiet hour before bedtime. Shut off all electronic devices an hour before bedtime, including the tv. Listen to soft music, take a warm bath or take a walk. Try to get to bed at the same time every night and wake up every morning at the same time. ...Read more
On the echo, it says m mode EF 55-60%, but then says EF Teich 52.8% on another page. EPSS 5mm...normal? Which EF is most accurate?
Essentially the same: There is always a little variability from one mode of testing to another. Each stroke of your heart is not exactly the same. These are both fine. The EPSS is too. ...Read more
How long before the body goes into "starvation mode"? Also reading up on past studies of it & wondering how much truth there is to it.
Many things: Early in life, the shape of the eye changes and this influences the refractive error and may lead to a possibility for glasses. Later in life, the lens changes and this can influence glasses prescription and may lead to the need for reading glasses at around the age of 40. Diseases of the eye (glaucoma, diabetes, macular degeneration.....) often develop later in life and can hurt visual performa. ...Read more
Me too: I and many others find coffee or tea to be helpful for sleepiness around the time your natural morning cortisol levels start to wane in early afternoon. If your schedule allows, some moderate intensity exercise at this time would be great to improve energy, but the caffein works well if you can't go for a jog. ...Read more